Grizzly Coolers Vs Yeti Coolers
Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you are likely aware of the high-end roto-molded coolers and their explosion in popularity as of late. Trying to decide which one to purchase for yourself may prove to be a more difficult decision than you first thought. There’s no debate that most of these coolers are high performing, high-quality coolers. Not to mention, they have a price tag to match. Of course, some are priced a little higher than others, and you are left to wonder if the higher price is really warranted. We have done individual detailed reviews of the YETI Coolers as well as the Grizzly ice chest, and now we will put them together head to head to see if we can decide which one is best in this YETI vs Grizzly Coolers review.
YETI Coolers is the brand that most other brands are compared to these days. Since the company was founded in 2006, YETI Coolers has built a reputation of supreme quality. It is important to note that the YETI cooler sizes are not intended to be quart sizes. Yes, they are close in size to the model number, and many think this is deceptive. But it is important to understand the technology behind the brand, and you will be more likely to understand their system. In fact, the reason for the variation from size to model number is because the walls and lid of the YETI are up to 3 inches wide in order to allow for more insulation. YETI insists that this is the reason their cooler are the best performing, especially when it comes to cold retention. Nowadays, it seems that people want to support US based companies. So, where are YETI coolers made? We will cover that in the detailed outline below.
The YETI Tundra series is available in twelve different sizes, and all offer the same tough design and construction that the YETI is known for. From freezer grade gasket seals to molded-in handles, the Tundra is durable and retains ice like a pro. See all of the features listed below. Our Full Tundra Review⇒
Grizzly Coolers also have a pristine reputation and have a loyal customer base which believes that the Grizzly is at the top. The company prides itself on its American built products, and conducts extensive research and testing to produce the highest quality merchandise. They focus on marketing to outdoorsmen such as hunters and fishermen, highlighting the ruggedness and durability of the Grizzly Cooler. They are also convinced that they have the best product when it comes to ice and cold retention. Let’s take a look at the YETI and the Grizzly side by side.
Grizzly 65 Quart Cooler
The 75 quart Grizzly cooler is also Bear-proof tested and certified like all Grizzly Coolers. The G75 seals the cold air in and the hot air out and offers two drain plugs for easy clean-up. See all of the Grizzly Coolers features listed below in the Grizzly Cooler vs YETI chart.
The Grizzly 40 quart (G40) cooler is a heavy duty cooler made for extreme use and performance. It is reported to hold ice for up to 6 days and is bear-proof tested and certified. More On Grizzly 40 Q⇒
*YETI Coolers reports that their coolers capacity (quarts) does not match the model number of each unit because the walls are thicker to allow for extra insulation. The capacity will be a bit less than the model number.
In conclusion, side-by-side, the Grizzly Coolers vs YETI Coolers are similar in comparison. While both are fairly expensive, the YETI will usually cost you a bit more.
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